passed away peacefully at home on October 4, 2003 at the age of 62, with his family by his side, after a brief battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Bette (nee Ballantyne). Loving father of Jane Haddow (Cam) of North Bay, Linda Brox (Dennis) of Cambridge and Patricia Carr of North Bay. Loving Grandpa to Kendall & Lindsay Haddow and Jesse & Matt Carr. Dearly loved brother of Barb Steele (George) and Debbie Ouellette (Ray) all of North Bay. Predeceased by his parents Harold and Susan Alcorn, his sister Karen and brothers-in-law Jim Robillard and Don Ballantyne. Remembered by sister & brother-in-law Dodie,(Ballantyne) and Dr. John Premi of Burlington, sister-in-law Angie Ballantyne of Sault Ste. Marie and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Bud was retired from Boart Longyear after 38 years and was a member of the Widdifield Lions Club for 32 years. He was involved in industrial fastball, slow pitch and the old timers leagues for many years. Bud was an avid hockey supporter of the North Bay Trappers, Centennials and Skyhawks. Visitation will be held in the MARTYN FUNERAL HOME (across from City Hall) today from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral services from the Martyn Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, October 7th, at 2:00 PM. Interment to follow at the Forest Lawn Cemetery. If desired, donations to the North Bay General Hospital Foundation or to a charity of Choice will be gratefully acknowledged as expressions of sympathy.